Faculty Workshops
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Topic: Promising
Hallie Liberto, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, UConn Department of Philosophy
Tuesday, September 16, 2014**
Topic: Fundamental Rights in Europe
Federico Fabbrini, Senior Assistant Professor of European & Comparative Constitutional Law, Tillburg University
**This is a Tuesday Workshop.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Topic: Willful Ignorance
Gideon Yaffe, Professor of Law, Professor of Philosophy & Professor of Psychology, Yale University
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Topic: To Kill & Die for the Constitution: How Devotion to the Constitution Leads to Violence
Jared Goldstein, Distinguished Research Professor of Law, Roger Williams School of Law
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Topic: The Geography of Discrimination and the Voting Rights Act
Douglas Spencer, Associate Professor of Law & Public Policy & Roger S. Baldwin Scholar, Uconn School of Law
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Topic: Improving Lawyers’ Judgment: Is Mediation Training De-Biasing?
Jim H. Stark, Professor of Law & Director, Mediation Clinic, Uconn School of Law
Doug Frenkel, Morris Shuster Practice Professor of Law, U. Penn. School of Law
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Topic: Liability Insurance and the Regulation of Food Safety
John Cogan, Associate Professor of Law & Roger S. Baldwin Scholar, Uconn School of Law
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Topic: The Value of the Chief Legal Officer to the Firm
Robert Bird , Associate Professor, Uconn School of Business
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Topic: Sexual Autonomy
Anne Dailey , Evangeline Starr Professor of Law, Uconn School of Law
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Topic: “Citizenship and Red and Yellow:Elk v. Wilkins and United States v. Wong Kim Ark
Bethany Berger , Thomas F. Gallivan, Jr. Professor of Real Property Law, UConn Law

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Topic: "The Rise and Fall of the Federalist Constitution."
Saul Cornell , Paul and Diane Guenther Chair in American History, Fordham University
Gerald F. Leonard , Professor of Law, Boston University
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Topic: Regulating Internalities
Brian Galle , Associate Professor of Law, Boston College School of Law
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Robert Nelson , Director, American Bar Foundation
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Hillary Greene, Professor of Law, UConn Law
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Dennis Hirsch, Geraldine W. Howell Professor of Law, Capitol University Law School
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Michael Fischl, Professor of Law, UConn Law
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Tom Tyler, Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology, Yale School of Law
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Julia Simon-Kerr, Associate Professor of Law, UConn Law
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
William Fischel, Professor of Economics and Robert C. 1925 & Hilda Hardy Professor of Legal Studies, Dartmouth Department of Economics
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Brendan Maher, Associate Professor of Law, UConn Law
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Lauren Willis, Professor of Law, Loyola Law & Harvard School of Law
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - RESCHEDULED from Feb 5, 2014
Dan Kahan, Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology, Yale School of Law
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Olati Johnson, Professor of Law, Columbia Law
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Nestor Davidson, Professor of Law and Director of the Fordham Urban Law Center, Fordham Law
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Richard A. Wilson, Professor of Law, UConn Law
Monday, April 28, 2014
"Tort and Contract Law vs. Jewish and Shari’a Law: Legitimate Religious Practices Actionable under Civil Law". Book Prospectuspdf Sample Chapter: Legal Pluralismpdf
This workshop has been moved to Janet M. Blumberg Hall, Hosmer Hall
Benjamin Shmueli
Associate Professor of Law, Bar Ilan University & Senior Research Scholar in Law, Yale School of Law

Yuval Sinai
Senior Research Scholar in Law, Yale Scholl of Law & Schusterman Visiting Professor of Jewish Law, Yale University

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Topic: Rethinking the Harms of Brown
Angela Onwauchi-Willig, Charles M. and Marion J. Kierscht Professor of Law, Iowa Law and Yale School of Law
David Thaw Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Enlightened Regulatory Capture
David Thaw, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, UConn Law

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Sexy Searches
I. Bennett Capers, Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Kaaryn Gustafson, Ellen Ash Peters Professor of Law, UConn Law

  Wednesday, September 25, 2013
New Faculty Jam
New Faculty, UConn Law
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Diversity in the Boardroom: A Content Analysis of Corporate Proxy Disclosures
Aaron Dhir, Associate Professor of Law, Osgoode Hall Law School
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Developing a Typology of Rules of Consent in the Shadow of Law
Jill D. Weinberg, Graduate Student, Department of Sociology, Northwestern University

Wednesday, October 16, 2013
An Individualist Theory of Disparate Impact
Noah Zatz, Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law

Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Illegality in the Sale and Collection of Consumer Debts
Dalié Jiménez, Associate Professor of Law and Jeremy Bentham Scholar, UConn Law

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Competition and Crisis in Mortgage Securitization
Michael Simkovic, Associate Professor, Seton Hall Law

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
From Conscience Clauses to Conscience Wars
Sara Dubow, Associate Professor of History, Williams College

Thursday, November 7, 2013
Hate Speech Law and Disagreement
Jim Allan, Professor of Law, TC Beirne School of Law